The file on Casey McGehee
Chicago Cubs (2003-2008)
Casey McGehee was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 10th round of the 2003 MLB Draft. He was called up in 2008 and batted .167 in 9 games.
Milwaukee Brewers (2009-2011)
The Brewers claimed McGehee off of waivers and he went on to play three seasons for Milwaukee. McGehee hit a career-high 23 HR and 104 RBI in 2010. He was named team MVP.
Pittsburgh Pirates (2011-2012)
In December of 2011, McGehee was traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates for RHP Jose Veras. McGehee batted .230 and hit 8 HR and 35 RBI in 92 games for the Pirates before being traded to the Yankees.
New York Yankees (2012)
At the trade deadline in 2012, the Yankees acquired McGehee in exchange for RHP Chad Qualls. McGehee appeared in 22 games for the Yankees. He batted .151 with 1 HR and 6 RBI.
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles (2013)
After his stint with the Yankees, McGehee signed to play in Japan for the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eages. He batted .292, had 28 HR and 93 RBI and helped lead his team to a Japan Series Championship.
Miami Marlins (2014)
McGehee signed a one-year deal with the Miami Marlins after his time in Japan. McGehee hit .287 with 4 HR and 76 RBI and was named the NL's Comeback Player of the Year